Students can choose from 7 courses specific to creative writing and journalism, plus playwriting and writing for television. Participants have the opportunity to attend small writing and theater workshops led by faculty and guest writers and theater artists, as well as attend and participate in readings.
NOTE: There is no residential option for this program Boston College Experience for High School Students This three-week creative writing seminar explores creative nonfiction, poetry, and fiction writing. On-campus housing for the duration of the workshop is available.
For students interested in creative writing, there are three online options and seven on-campus options to choose from, ranging from Storytelling in the Digital Age: Narrative Analysis, Story Craft, and Media Production, to the more traditional Creative Writing Workshop: Fiction.
February 2, The summer goal for every high schooler should be to do something impressive with their time. While lots of students see creative writing as a path to a career as a novelist or poet, there are many careers in which strong writing skills are a necessity.
Participants select one writing genre and spend their two weeks attending a small workshop dedicated to that genre, with opportunities for one-on-one contact with workshop leaders. Scholarships are available to help meet financial needs.
It offers a combination of non-credit bearing college-level coursework, a pre-Baccalaureate Program eligible for college credit, and even several online courses that can be taken from anywhere with Internet access.
Otherwise, you can usually reserve a room at your local library or community center.